12 February 2009

Happy Birthday Georgia!

Today is the state of Georgia's Birthday! It's also officially Georgia Day.

Georgia is 276 years old, having been founded by James Oglethrope in Savannah on 12 Feb 1733. Today there will be a series of events by the Georgia Historical Society in Savannah. Events include a parade and birthday bash (on the 14th) and will honor Georgia native, Johnny Mercer.

Check out GeorgiaHistory.com for more information.

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